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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: Art Produce, Bodhi Tree, 'The Garden,' Art + Science And 'Unwind'

Sept. 23
By Julia Dixon Evans

Our weekend arts picks include a 21st birthday party (and new exhibition) for Art Produce, Bodhi Tree Concerts, art meets science at La Jolla Historical Society, "The Garden" and Burn All Books + Teros.

The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Choir San ...

Summer Music: Martin Luther King Jr. Community Choir San Diego

Sept. 22
By Jade Hindmon, Julia Dixon Evans, Kurt Kohnen

A decades-old San Diego community choir shares the history, trauma, encouragement and rejoicing found in gospel music, plus the coded folk songs of African American spirituals.

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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: Miss Breed, Public Destruction, 'La Cage Aux Folles,' Zelos Quartet And Women's Film Festival

Sept. 16
By Julia Dixon Evans

This weekend in the arts: the Broadway musical that inspired "The Birdcage," a saxophone quartet, "The Rebellious Miss Breed" reopens the downtown library's art gallery, and you can trash some art at SDMA.

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Summer Music: The DIY Chaos Of Skrapez

Sept. 15
By Jade Hindmon, Julia Dixon Evans, Kurt Kohnen

With manipulated synthesizers or homemade electronic instruments, the San Diego-based experimental duo Skrapez makes curious, creative and chaotic walls of sound.

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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: Quint Gallery, Gardens Of Anuncia, SDMA+ Disco Riot And Haydn Voyages

Sept. 9
By Julia Dixon Evans

Our weekend arts picks: Gail Roberts, Ruth Pastine and "Dust to Dust" in La Jolla, "Gardens of Anuncia" at The Old Globe, dancers interpret Ana de Alvear and the Hausmann Quartet on a boat.

San Diego-based cumbia band Sonido de la Fronte...

Summer Music: Sonido De La Frontera Fuses Cumbia With Sound System Culture

Sept. 8
By Jade Hindmon, Julia Dixon Evans, Kurt Kohnen

Local supergroup embodies the San Diego-Tijuana region with a fresh cumbia sound and danceable songs in a forthcoming new album.

This combination photo shows Jamie Spears, left...

Britney Spears' Father Files To End Court Conservatorship

Sept. 7
Andrew Dalton / Associated Press

The filing says that James Spears only wants what's best for his daughter, and if she wants to terminate the conservatorship and believes she can handle her own life, he believes she should get that chance.

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San Diego Rep Latinx Playwright Profile: Nicolas Valdez

Sept. 3
By Beth Accomando

The fifth annual San Diego Repertory Theatre Latinx New Play Festival is Friday to Sunday and Midday Edition is highlighting three of the playwrights. This week: Nicolas Valdez.

Tease photo for San Diego Rep's Latinx New Play Festi...

San Diego Rep's Latinx New Play Festival Runs Friday Through Sunday

Sept. 1
By Beth Accomando

San Diego Rep’s Latinx New Play Festival celebrates giving voice to underrepresented communities this weekend.

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Afro-Con Is Coming This Weekend

Aug. 30
By Beth Accomando

The first Afro-Con or Afrofuturism Convention will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Jackie Robinson Family YMCA.

Wonderfront light-up sign at the Embarcadero in...

Wonderfront Music Festival In San Diego Postponed Again Due To COVID-19

Aug. 26
By City News Service

According to a joint statement from Wonderlust Events, LLC and the Port of San Diego, this year's event was put off after "weeks of discussions and research" with county, state and national public health officials regarding this fall's expected COVID-19 case numbers.

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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: Carlsbad Music Festival, LITVAKdance, Janis Jones And Jam Diego

Aug. 26
By Julia Dixon Evans

This weekend in the arts: Dance, art and music in the Lux Art Institute/ICA San Diego North Campus garden, a three-day outdoor music festival, Janis Jones explores plastics in the ocean, and live graffiti with a silent disco.

DJ Artistic hosts one of his Battle Bot events ...

Summer Music: DJ Artistic Is A Pillar In San Diego Hip-Hop Scene

Aug. 25
By Jade Hindmon, Julia Dixon Evans, Kurt Kohnen

The KPBS Summer Music Series continues with DJ Artistic, considered an architect of the local hip-hop scene. DJ Artistic curates and produces events, makes space for emerging artists, and is a four-time San Diego Music Award winner.

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Cinema Junkie Episode 214: Hooray For Bollywood, Part 2

Aug. 25
By Beth Accomando

Cinema Junkie continues its month-long tribute to Indian film with Hooray For Bollywood, Part Two in which we explore contemporary Bollywood cinema.

Not Our First Goat Rodeo is shown in an undated...

San Diego Weekend Arts Events: Not Our First Goat Rodeo, TwainFest, Miguel Montaño, U-T Festival Of Books And The Rosin Box

Aug. 19
By Julia Dixon Evans

This weekend in the arts: Yo-Yo Ma comes to the Shell, TwainFest in Old Town, a pop-up exhibition at The Hill Street Country Club in Oceanside, a virtual book fest and The Rosin Box's contemporary ballet.

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